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Under 5s

Fun and participatory craft and storytelling sessions tailored for younger artists aged 2-5 years old! All activities are free. Workshops places are allocated on a first-come, first served basis 30 minutes before each activity. Children under 11 must be accompanied by an adult.

Under 5s in creative workshop at the Geffrye Museum

Under 5s in a creative workshop at the Geffrye

Geffrye Explorers!

Discover more about the Geffrye with our free activity backpacks, audio guides, feely box, quizzes and trails. Available every Saturday and Sunday afternoon, find out more here.

Nursery Rhyme Time: Safe Shelters

Tuesday 26 - Friday 29 May 2015, 10.30 - 11.30am and 12 - 1pm

Discover different types of homes through stories, songs and craft activities.

Tuesday 26 May

Nursery Rhyme Time – Happy Homes - for ages 2 - 5 years

10.30 - 11.30am and 12noon - 1pm (16 places available)

Explore what makes a home happy in this interactive storytelling and craft session.

Wednesday 27 May

Nursery Rhyme Time – The House that Jack Built - for ages 2 - 5 years

10.30 - 11.30am and 12noon - 1pm (16 places available)

Explore what makes a home in this interactive storytelling and craft session.

Thursday 28 May

Nursery Rhyme Time – Plant Hunters - for ages 2 - 5 years

10.30 - 11.30am and 12noon - 1pm (16 places available)

Explore where our garden plants have come from in this interactive storytelling and craft session.

Friday 29 May

Nursery Rhyme Time – Bugs at Home - for ages 2 - 5 years

10.30 - 11.30am and 12noon - 1pm (16 places available)

Learn more about the insects who live in your garden in this interactive storytelling and craft session.


Nursery Rhyme Time: Sensing Homes and Gardens - for ages 2 - 5 years

Tuesday 28 July - Friday 31 July, Tuesday 4 – Friday 7 August and Tuesday 11-Friday 14 August, 10.30 - 11.30am and 12 - 1pm

Young boy at the Geffrye's quiz desk

Use the five senses to explore homes and gardens through story, songs and craft activities. 


Geffrye Museum Keyhole

Find out about the Easter bunny in this interactive storytelling and craft session.